1 killed, 2 wounded in shootings

1 killed, 5 wounded in shootings

Five people were shot, one fatally, in several shootings since Friday afternoon across the city, police said. A 17-year-old boy who was shot in the back was pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital at 5:31 p.m. The other victim was a 19-year-old man who was shot in the foot. The incident happened about 4:45 p.m. on the 4300 block of South King Drive. The latest shootings bring the number of victims of gun violence this July Fourth weekend to seven people wounded and four killed. At the scene in Bronzeville, officers cordoned off the alley between King Drive and Calumet Avenue that abuts the basketball court of Hadiya Pendleton Park – named after a...